Technology http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6698/more en Price Chopper names Nolan CIO http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/price-chopper-names-nolan-cio <div class="node-body article-body">Tracy Nolan has been named SVP, CIO, of Price Chopper Supermarkets, with responsibility for aligning business strategy to information technology for the 124-store chain. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/price-chopper-names-nolan-cio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/price-chopper-names-nolan-cio#comments Latest News Executive Changes Technology Price Chopper Supermarkets Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:47:00 +0000 488991 at http://supermarketnews.com McCann on Ahold’s digital future, private label http://supermarketnews.com/technology/mccann-ahold-s-digital-future-private-label <div class="node-body article-body">In Part 2 of SN’s exclusive interview with Ahold chief operating officer James McCann, he discusses his views on the competitive landscape, its appetite for growth, and Ahold USA’s Internet and private label strategies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/mccann-ahold-s-digital-future-private-label" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/mccann-ahold-s-digital-future-private-label#comments Consumer Trends Technology Ahold USA Private Label Ahold USA James McCann Online 2014 Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 488771 at http://supermarketnews.com Look! No hands! — When devices go hand free http://supermarketnews.com/technology/look-no-hands-when-devices-go-hand-free <div class="node-body article-body">James McCann looks at computing as a series of interface changes, leading directly to a revolution in grocery shopping.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/look-no-hands-when-devices-go-hand-free" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/look-no-hands-when-devices-go-hand-free#comments Technology Ahold USA Ahold USA James McCann Peapod Online 2014 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 488501 at http://supermarketnews.com Reduce shoplifting, increase profitability http://supermarketnews.com/blog/reduce-shoplifting-increase-profitability <div class="node-body blog-body">Managing vendor, employee and consumer shrink is one of the industry’s greatest bugbears and one likely to grow in coming years. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/reduce-shoplifting-increase-profitability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/reduce-shoplifting-increase-profitability#comments Industry Voices Technology Industry Voices Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:35:00 +0000 488131 at http://supermarketnews.com New refrigerated cases enhance retailer strategies http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/new-refrigerated-cases-enhance-retailer-strategies <div class="field-byline"> By Marc Sandofsky </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Today’s supermarkets can achieve maximum energy performance while positively impacting sales with new technological and merchandising improvements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/new-refrigerated-cases-enhance-retailer-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/new-refrigerated-cases-enhance-retailer-strategies#comments Technology Store Design & Construction Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:58:00 +0000 488091 at http://supermarketnews.com The Lempert Report: The Flare Pan (video) http://supermarketnews.com/phil-lempert-videos/lempert-report-flare-pan-video <div class="node-body video-body">Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert reports on an Oxford University rocket scientist who has developed an innovative set of pans that are said to save energy and cook food faster.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/phil-lempert-videos/lempert-report-flare-pan-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Phil Lempert Videos Videos Registration 2014 Thu, 14 Aug 2014 07:00:00 +0000 487541 at http://supermarketnews.com When at first it doesn't succeed, Walmart tries, tries again http://supermarketnews.com/when-first-it-doesnt-succeed-walmart-tries-tries-again <div class="node-body link-body">Instead of looking at the "Scan & Go" app as a failure, Walmart took what it learned to create another service.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/when-first-it-doesnt-succeed-walmart-tries-tries-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Technology Recommended Reading Wed, 13 Aug 2014 19:16:00 +0000 487621 at http://supermarketnews.com Refrigeration, Display Cases Drive Berry Freshness http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/refrigeration-display-cases-drive-berry-freshness <div class="field-byline"> By Marc Sandofsky </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Consumers’ interest in nutritional “super foods” continues to rise, and no food is considered more super than berries. Research shows that consumers prefer fresh berries over frozen, and that they’re willing to pay a premium for this freshness. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/refrigeration-display-cases-drive-berry-freshness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/refrigeration-display-cases-drive-berry-freshness#comments Technology Store Design & Construction Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:58:00 +0000 481051 at http://supermarketnews.com Groupon buys SnapSaves' grocery coupon app http://supermarketnews.com/groupon-buys-snapsaves-grocery-coupon-app <div class="node-body link-body">Groupon has acquired SnapSaves, a grocery store app that compares prices and gives cash back.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/groupon-buys-snapsaves-grocery-coupon-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Marketing Recommended Reading Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:10:00 +0000 480301 at http://supermarketnews.com Marsh Supermarkets highlights 40 years since 1st product scan http://supermarketnews.com/marsh-supermarkets-highlights-40-years-1st-product-scan <div class="node-body link-body">On June 26, 2014, 40 years after the first of billions heard “Boop!” around the world, a crowd gathered in the Troy Marsh supermarket to commemorate the first UPC bar code scan.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/marsh-supermarkets-highlights-40-years-1st-product-scan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Recommended Reading Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:23:00 +0000 479981 at http://supermarketnews.com